Best Vacation Resorts in the United States

September 3, 2013 by  
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Planning a family vacation or a romantic getaway can be a daunting task – there are so many options! But you don’t want to go to the same old place you’ve been going to for the last 10 years. To make your life easier and help you figure out where to go, here are five popular resorts you have to visit.

Walt Disney World

Could any list of best resorts be complete without one of the several great Disney resorts? Disney World can best be described as Disneyland on magical steroids. From slow-moving, family rides to exciting and face-paced thrillers, Disney World has something for everyone. There are plenty of shows and attractions to keep you occupied, so plan several days here. Once you’ve had all the fun you can handle for one day, you can dine amongst some of the finest food in the country. This resort has all kinds of grub from small cafes to elegant ballroom feasts – you’ll be stuffed to the gills.


Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

If you’re looking for a taste of the Old West, it’s still alive and thriving in the adventurous little town of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Nestled in the beautiful Teton Mountains, Jackson Hole is the gateway to the world famous Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks. Hiking, white water rafting, and rock climbing adventures await the more adventurous traveler. For those who want to enjoy the scenery from a more leisurely point of view, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort offers an exciting 12 minute ride up the 4,000 foot slope of the mountain via a hanging tram. Fine dining, excellent shopping, and plenty of wild west whiskey are also readily available.


Killington Resort

Killington Resort is a secret jewel deep in the Green Mountains of Central Vermont. For golfing enthusiasts and wine connoisseurs, Killington offers some of the best in the northeastern states. The resort boasts a par 72 course spread over 6,000 yards of lush greenery. Gentle breezes and cool summer air greet each guest and makes for the perfect weather. Visitors can take a scenic tour on a gondola, work up a sweat in the Pico Sports Center, and then relax in the Grand Spa, where you can escape reality with a professional massage and healing soak.


Palms Casino Resort

Now, if Vegas is more your style, the Palms Casino Resort does it right. The Palms hosts an enormous gaming floor with table games, poker and over 1,300 slots, guaranteed to keep things exciting. During the day, you can beat the heat at the Palms’ two acres of pools. Cabanas are available to rent, and with a TV, couch, and fully stocked mini fridge are almost as comfortable as a hotel room. When night falls the party really starts with dancing, socializing and the most exciting lounges and bars.


Park City Mountain Resort

If you’re looking for the ultimate family getaway that’s just as affordable as it is memorable, Park City Mountain Resort is it! This resort has some of the most exciting outdoor family activities you can find including an alpine slide, a zipline, an alpine coaster, snowboarding, skiing, and miles of hiking. Park City Mountain Resort offers nine dining venues and has everything from pizza and burgers to exciting pastas and fine wines. With local flare and a host of fun family activities, this resort is sure to please and ready to entertain.

So is the decision of where to go for your next vacation now harder or easier? Hopefully easier, but we definitely understand if you’re still tied up in knots – there are just too many exciting destinations!

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